The ball may be thrown in any direction with one or both hands. Š . Š The ball may be batted in any direction with one or both hands. but never with the fist.

pushing. The player must throw it from the spot on which he catches it. holding. striking or tripping in any way of an opponent. The arms or body must not be used for holding it. . The first infringement of this rule by any person shall count as a foul. No substitution shall be allowed. No shouldering.Š Š Š A player cannot run with the ball. The ball must be held in or between the hands. the second shall disqualify him until the next goal is made or. if there was evident intent to injure the person. for the whole of the game. allowance to be made for a man running at good speed.

. violations of Rules 3 and 4 and such as described in Rule 5. it shall count as a goal. providing those defending the goal do not touch or disturb the goal. Goal shall be made when the ball is thrown or batted from the ground into the basket and stays there. If either side make three consecutive fouls it shall count as a goal for the opponents (consecutive means without the opponents in the meantime making a foul).Š Š Š A foul is striking at the ball with the fist. If the ball rests on the edge and the opponents move the basket.

it shall be thrown into the field and played by the first person touching it. .Š When the ball goes out of bounds. the umpire shall call a foul on them. it shall go to the opponent. If any side persists in delaying the game. The thrower-in is allowed five seconds. If he holds it longer. In case of dispute the umpire shall throw it straight into the field.

He shall have the power to disqualify men according to Rule 5.Š Š The umpire shall be judge of the men and shall note the fouls and notify the referee when three consecutive fouls have been made. The referee shall be the judge of the ball and decide when it is in play in bounds. to which side it belongs. and shall keep the time. . He shall decide when a goal has been made and keep account of the goals with any other duties that are usually performed by a referee.

.Š Š The time shall be two 15-minute halves with five minutes' rest between. The side making the most goals in that time shall be declared the winners.